The war of the words is on between the Red Sox and the Yankees — will it finally spill over into the field?

In the wake of Vicente Padilla‘s shots fired in the direction of Mark Teixeira, the rivalry between Boston and New York could be about to explode after simmering quietly beneath the surface for quite some time now.

NESN Nation’s Dan Duquette is hoping that the Red Sox can channel their 2004 selves into Sunday night’s series finale against the Yanks. After all, the rest of that season worked out pretty well. Check out more in the video above.

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